MOST Serious Type of Psoriasis: Only 2 Erythroderma Treatment Options

Erythroderma Treatment

Erythroderma treatment is vital when a person suffers from erythrodermic psoriasis, a rare but very serious type of psoriasis.   Why is erythrodermic psoriasis a serious condition? In this skin disease, the patient has widespread, fiery, burning skin that is itchy and painful. Some risk factors increase the chance of this chronic skin condition. The doctor treats the autoimmune disease through a variety of options, although combinations of treatments may be needed to control the disease. The treatment is usually successful, but occasionally a patient can no longer be helped and dies as a result of complications such as heart failure, … Read more

The Best 3 Pustular Psoriasis Treatment Options in 2021!

palmoplantar pustulosis on hand

Choosing the best pustular psoriasis treatment option is largely determined by the type of pustular psoriasis a person suffers from. What is pustular psoriasis? Pustular psoriasis is a rare subspecies of psoriasis that manifests itself as superficial, flat pustules on various parts of the skin. The pus in the lesions consists mainly of defense cells of the immune system, the neutrophils. Unlike pus, which forms after bacterial infections, the pus in the lesions of pustular psoriasis is not infectious. While around 90 percent of psoriasis patients suffer from common psoriasis, psoriasis Vulgaris, pustular psoriasis affects less than five percent of … Read more

Inverse Psoriasis Treatment: 4 Most Common & Best Treatment Options

inverse psoriasis 

Inverse psoriasis treatment is pretty much the same as for the other forms of psoriasis in the sense that treatment is mainly aimed at bringing relief from the symptoms of inverse psoriasis. The success of the initial treatment will determine if more intensive treatment is required. Inverse psoriasis (aka flexural psoriasis) is one of 9 different types of psoriasis commonly identified and is often called a special form of plaque psoriasis. It occurs mainly in the body’s skin folds such as under the breasts, in armpits, in the butt crack, and groin area. It is prone to inflammation, mostly chronic … Read more

The Best Guttate Psoriasis Treatment Options & 7 Tips to Prevent Breakouts

Guttate Psoriasis Treatment

To address guttate psoriasis treatment appropriately, we first need to understand what guttate psoriasis is and what causes it. What is Guttate Psoriasis? Guttate psoriasis is the second most common type of psoriasis (plaque psoriasis is the most common type of this autoimmune disease) in which an acute and sudden rash develops over the body. According to the National Psoriasis Foundation, about 8% of people living with psoriasis, develop guttate psoriasis. It is also known as “drop shape” psoriasis. Guttate psoriasis is identified by numerous drop-shaped small red scaly spots which are spread over the body which may itch a … Read more

9 Types of Psoriasis: Pictures, Symptoms, Triggers, Diagnosis and Treatment

Erythrodermic Psoriasis

In this comprehensive guide, we discuss those types of psoriasis identified by medical research and the most common symptoms associated with each of these types of psoriasis. Pictures of the different psoriasis types make identification easier. What is Psoriasis? Do you suffer from itchy, red, scaly patches? Then you may be dealing with psoriasis. This skin condition can be very annoying. Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that currently affects more than 125 million people globally; i.e. 2-3% of the world population. In the US, about 8 million people are affected by psoriasis. Psoriasis is an immune-mediated inflammatory disease (IMID). … Read more